THE IRISH COLLEGE OF PSYCHIATRISTS SPRING 2008
3RD APRIL –4TH APRIL 2008 THE GRAND HOTEL, MALAHIDE, CO. DUBLIN
THURSDAY 3rd April 2008
09.00 – 10.30: 10.15 – 10.30 10.30 - 11.00 11.00 – 11.30: 11.30 – 12.00 12.00 – 12.30 MENTAL HEALTH and HOMELESSNESS Treating mental health needs in a more flexible approach in the homeless population. Dr Jogin Thakore – Clinical Director, St Vincent’s Hospital, Dublin 3 The City, Social Inclusion and Homelessness Mr John Tierney – Dublin City Manager Invisible Voices Mr Brendan Dowling – Chairman, Dublin City Community Forum Dr Austin O’Carroll – National Disability Authority An Interactive discussion with the above speakers to address the issues around the homeless and mental health issues. LUNCH Registration & Morning Coffee
Chairman: Dr Jogin Thakore
12.30 – 13.30:
13.30 – 14.30:
Chairman: Dr Paul O’Connell
14.30 – 15.30: 15.30 – 16.00: 16.00 – 17.00:
CAPACITY and CONSENT Mental Capacity, Legal and Ethical Issues. From International Jurisprudence to Framing Better Protection for vulnerable people in Ireland. Ms Patricia Rickard Clarke – Law Reform Commission. The Clinical Challenge of Capacity Assessment, Measurement and Reliability. Prof Harry Kennedy – Central Mental Hospital, Dublin. Tea Break and Poster Presentations From Delegation, then avoidance, to collaboration. The Mental Capacity Act in England: A Clinician’s Perspective. Dr Paul Gill - UK Announcement of the winner of the Poster Presentations.
THURSDAY 3rd April 2008
EVENING PROGRAMME: 6.00 PM THE SPIKE MILLIGAN PUBLIC SPEAKING COMPETITION – TARA SUITE GRAND HOTEL, MALAHIDE. FINALISTS: RCSI V QUB V UCC V TCD V NUIG V UCD TOPIC: ‘LOST IN TRANSLATION – NO ROUGH GUIDE FOR THIS LONELY PLANET’ CHAIRED BY: DR PAUL MORAN JUDGES: SYLVIA THOMPSON, THE IRISH TIMES. DR FINIAN O’BRIEN, SENIOR REGISTRAR AND ANOTHER TO BE CONFIRMED. ALL ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND – BUFFET TO BE SERVED AFTER THE EVENT IN THE GUTTENBERG SUITE 1
FRIDAY 4th April 2008
MORNING SESSION: Plenary Session Tara Suite
09.00 – 10.00: Registration & Morning Coffee
10.00 – 11.00
11.00 – 11.30 11.30 – 12.30
New Ways of Working: time to get off the fence. Dr Christine Vize – Consultant Psychaitrist & Director for New Ways of Working, Avon & Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust. Tea Break Adolescent Mental Health Services – where we are and where we need to go Dr Martin O’Sullivan – Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, Dublin
Introducing the new ‘College of Psychiatry of Ireland’. Dr Consilia Walsh and Dr Justin Brophy LUNCH
12.30 – 13.00: 13.00 – 13.45:
AFTERNOON SESSION: – PARALLEL SESSIONS: 13.45 – 16.30: Faculty Sessions Sections: See pages 2 and 3 for details.
Friday 4th April 2008 : Afternoon Sessions Running in parallel from 13.45 – 16.00
JOINT SESSION of the FACULTY of ADULT PSYCHIATRY and FACULTY of CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY
Dr Tara Murphy Clinical Psychologist and Dr Isobel Heyman, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Tourette Syndrome Clinic, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London. PLEASE BRING COMPLEX CASE EXAMPLES FOR DISCUSSION AFTER TEA
13.45 – 16.00 Workshop on Tourettes Syndrome
13.45- 14.00 Introduction to the multidisciplinary service and video 14.00 –14.30 Diagnosis of Tourette Syndrome and pharmacological treatment of tics 14.30 - 15.10 Psychological management of tics including habit reversal and cognitive behaviour therapy. Working with schools + video 15.10-15.30 Tea/coffee 15.30- 16.00 Group work for young people with Tourette Syndrome 16.00 – 16.30 Business Meeting – Faculty of Adult psychiatry
_________________________________________________________________________________________ JOINT SESSION of the FACULTY of FORENSIC PSYCHIATRY and PSYCHOTHERAPY FACULTY Session Chair: Dr Paul O’Connell Reflections on Violence in Health Care Settings 13.45 – 14.45 Disasters and Institutions Dr Cleo Van Velsen – John Howard Centre, London 14.45 – 15.45 Recent Catastrophes and Clinical Vignettes: Are there lessons to learn? Dr Angela Noonan, Dr Aoife O’Neill – Central Mental Hospital, Dublin Violence Practical Management Mr David Timmons, Clinical Nurse Specialist – Central Mental Hospital, Dublin 15.45 – 16.15 Business Meeting – Psychotherapy Faculty - Elections 15.45 – 16.15 Business Meeting – Faculty of Forensic Psychiatry – *Announcement of the winner of the Dr Charles Smith Essay Prize
Friday 4th April 2008 : Afternoon Sessions Running in parallel from 13.45 – 16.15 (cont’d…)
JOINT SESSION OF FACULTY OF PSYCHIATRY OF OLD AGE & FACULTY of LEARNING DISABILITY PSYCHIATRY 13.45 – 14.15 Introduction to TILDA Prof Brian Lawlor – Consultant in Psychiatry of Old Age, St James’s Hospital, Jonathan Swift Clinic, Dublin 8 14.15 – 14.45 An Intellectual Disability Supplement to the Irish Longitudinal Study on Aging (TILDA) Dr Mary McCarron – Associate Professor of Nursing, Trinity College Dublin 14.45 – 15.15 A Needs Based Study of Older People Attending St Michael’s House Services in Dublin Dr Jeanette Tyrrell – Consultant Psychiatrist, St Michael’s House, Dublin 14 15.15 – 15.45 Consent and Capacity in Patients with Psychiatric Illness: Trust or Tort? Dr Miriam Kennedy – Senior Registrar, St Vincent’s Hospital, Dublin 3 15.45 – 16.15 Business Meeting – Faculty of Psychiatry of Old Age– 15.45 – 16.15 Business Meeting – Faculty of Learning Disability Psychiatry - Elections __________________________________________________________________________________________ FACULTY of ADDICTIONS PSYCHIATRY Session Chair: Dr M Scully 13.45 – 14.45 Medication assisted treatment of alcohol use disorders – an update on current approaches. Dr Conor Farren – Consultant Psychiatrist, St Patrick’s Hospital, Dublin. Tea/Coffee Presentation of Essay Prize and AGM - Elections Announcement of the winner of the Faculty of Addictions Essay Prize
14.45 – 15.15 15.15 – 16.00
FACULTY of SOCIAL AND REHABILITATION PSYCHIATRY 13.45 – 14.45 14.45 – 15.45 15.45 – 16.15 An Overview of Rehabilitation Services in Ireland Dr Atif Ijaz, Research Fellow, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin The Role and Function of Rehabilitation Teams – a view of urban/rural services. Speakers to be confirmed. Business Meeting – Faculty of Social and Rehabilitation Psychiatry – Elections
__________________________________________________________________________________________ FACULTY of LIAISON PSYCHIATRY Suite Session Chair: Dr Eugene Cassidy Psychotherapeutic approaches to Somatisation 13.45 – 14.20 Somatisation and Liaison Psychiatry Dr Yolande Ferguson, Consultant Psychiatrist, St Ita’s Hospital, Dublin. 14.20- 14.55 Medically Unexplained Symptoms and Systemic Family Therapy Peter McCartan, Senior Medical Social Worker, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin 9 14.55 – 15.30 Medically Unexplained Symptoms and Cognitive-behavioural therapy Craig Chigwedere, Clinical Lecturer, Cognitive-Behavioural Psychotherapy, St Patrick’s Hospital & Trinity College Dublin 15.45 – 16.15 Business Meeting – Faculty of Liaison Psychiatry – __________________________________________________________________________________________
The following exhibition stands will be located at the conference:
Lundbeck Wyeth Pharmaceutical Lilly Janssen-Cilag Organon Astra Zeneca Pfizer
The presence of an exhibitor is not an endorsement of its products and exhibitors do not influence the content of the meeting.
Conference Academic Co-Ordinators: Dr J Thakore, Dr P O’Connell, Dr P Moran
HOTEL AND TRAVEL INFORMATION
The Conference Hotel is the
The Grand Hotel, Malahide, Co. Dublin
Tel: 01 8450000 or Fax: 01 8168248 www.thegrand.ie Rooms have been reserved at a conference rate for delegates for the nights of 2 and 3 April 2008 as follows: Single occupancy: €125.00 Bed and Breakfast Double occupancy: €165.00 Bed and Breakfast. Please make accommodation bookings directly with the Hotel quoting the Irish College of Psychiatrists Conference.
The hotel will release any remaining rooms by 3rd March 2008 and thereafter best available rate will apply.
Please check www.irishpsychiatry.ie for updates on the conference programme.
DATE OF NEXT CONFERENCE
The Winter Meeting of the AIIP (All-Ireland Institute of Psychiatry) will take place on 13-14 November 2008 in the Hilton Hotel, Belfast. Accommodation for this conference should be booked directly with the hotel on 048 90 277000 quoting the conference. Rates are £135 for single occupancy B&B and £145 for double occupancy B&B. Rooms at this rate will be available until 1st October 2008 and thereafter it is best available. Programme will include the Best Oral Presentation Prize and Best Poster Presentation and the New Members Ceremony. Full details will be circulated at a later date. Conference Co-ordinator: Prof S Cooper and Dr C Mulholland
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